816 S. Main Street
Immerse yourself in art. Located in the Historic Firehouse No. 1 (circa 1892), the new Georgetown Art Center, managed by the local nonprofit organization Georgetown Art Works, offers the community a place to appreciate art at every level. The Art Center hosts the works of a nationally renowned artist each month and features the arts and crafts of local artisans in the gift shop.
211 W. 8th Street
Stop by The Daytripper World Headquarters in Downtown Georgetown to see their collection of Texas-made goods and exclusive Daytripper merchandise. Go say hi, grab a free beer from their in-store taps, say “Howdy” and have a great time. Because that’s the Texas way.
402 West 8th Street
Welcome to the Georgetown Public Library. In 2018, the Georgetown Public Library was recognized as being one of five public libraries to receive the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, an award given to institutions that go above and beyond in service to their community.
With over 110,000 items available for checkout, a bikeshare program, live music, art, and programming for all ages, they’re trying to be the best library for our town. Visit today!
703 S. Main Street
All Things Kids is an award winning family owned store proud to offer a unique selection of exceptional European and North American BATTERY FREE toys as well as the top 100 Children’s books of all time. They also offer 42 flavors of Beth Marie’s Ice Cream, shakes, floats and sodas as well as over 400 different kinds of candy. The Georgetown Chamber Of Commerce Small Business Of The Year 2012 and The Texas Downtown Association ‘Best Downtown Business In Texas’ 2013.
710 Main Street
Visible for miles around, the imposing beautiful neoclassical structure is the focal point of the central business district and the fifth structure to serve as a county courthouse. Austin architect C.H. Page designed the building, projecting porticoes supported by Ionic columns, and classic pediment and balustrade detailing. The courthouse was restored to its original splendor in 2007. Please contact the Williamson Museum for the tour schedule.
716 South Austin Avenue
The Williamson Museum promotes the unique culture and heritage of Williamson County with their exhibits, educational programming, monthly hands-on events and other events for the public. The Museum also provides tours of the Historic Williamson County Courthouse. The Museum is open Wednesday – Friday, noon – 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Also, stop by on First Fridays, 6 – 8 p.m.
100 Blue Hole Park
Blue Hole is a scenic lagoon on the South San Gabriel River. The entrance to Blue Hole Park is located at Second Street and Rock Street, one block west of N. Austin Avenue. This scenic park lined by limestone bluffs is a good wading spot to cool down a little bit in the summer! Blue Hole Park is open from 5 a.m. – 10 p.m. Free public parking is available at the corner of 3rd Street and Rock Street in the parking lot or the parking garage.
816 S. Main Street
The downtown splash pad is located just off the Square, outside the Georgetown Art Center, and is open daily, April 1 – September 30.
817 S. Main St.
We invite you to experience a gracious chapel, steeped in history. This 1881 Carpenter Gothic chapel with a Norman-style tower has a rich Georgetown history and is home to Preservation Georgetown. Grace Heritage Center is open for public viewing Fridays from 9 am-5 pm. Rentals of Grace can be arranged through the Georgetown Public Library at 512-930-3552.
103 W. 7th Street
Stroll beautiful downtown Georgetown and appreciate some of the finest Victorian architecture in the state of Texas. Unique shopping and delicious dining are some of the options which await you. Or, simply enjoy the restored historic buildings and landmark descriptions that describe a portion of Georgetown’s rich history.
Stop by the Visitors Center at 103 W. 7th Street and pick up a map brochure to take a self-guided walking tour of historic downtown Georgetown.
We also have online guides available for you:
Click here to see the Historic Downtown Walking Tour Guide.
Click here to see the Downtown Georgetown Directory.
If you would like to arrange for a free guided tour, please call the Williamson Museum at 512-943-1670 two weeks in advance.
810 South Austin Avenue
The Palace Theatre in the historic downtown district is home to a year-round season of live theater productions including musicals, comedies, and dramas. This former movie house was renovated and in 2001 opened as a live theater venue. To see all the shows and get tickets, please click on the link above.